What do Valerie Rockey from SYTYCD Season 11, Mallory Hagen, Miss America 2013, and some of today's top Tap Choreographers, including Darryl Retter, Gregg Russell, Keith Clifton, Thommie Retter, Brooke Paulsen, and Terry Lindholm, have in common?
The Al Gilbert Tap Technique!
Grade 8 Tap Technique by Al Gilbert. Level 8 works the Center Floor and Across The Floor Turns. 8 exercises in this video concentrate on long, progressive conditioning combinations. Those working on this level can be considered solid professional tap dancers. Mr. Gilbert presents intelligently laid out work to challenge tap dancers with "fast feet." Each DVD has been digitally re-mastered to improve sound quality, easy menu navigation for quick exercise selection, and PDF notes on the disc. Insert the disc into your computer CD/DVD Rom to view or print.
In Grade 8, Al Gilbert presents steps such as:
- Variations in Shuffles
- Scuffles and Riffles
- Waltz Variations
- Variations on Traveling Time Steps
- Variations on Pick-ups and Pullbacks
- Turn Sequences
- Wing Combinations
- Tap Leaps and Turns